Saturday , January 28 2023

BlackRock Employment – Quality Control Analyst

Website BlackRock

Job Description:

The Data Ops and Solutions philosophy is anchored on BlackRock’s cornerstone principles: Fiduciary focus, Passion for Performance, the unified purpose of One BlackRock, taking Emotional Ownership and Being Committed to a Better Future. Through this lens, we strive to build value for our clients by understanding their needs, the markets, and using technology to create best in class solutions. Our function has presence across 12 offices in 8 countries, servicing more than $25 trillion in AUM on Aladdin for a client base spanning 6 continents and all spectrums of the financial markets.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Daily quality control and validation of intraday risk analytics and providing specialist advice related to reference, index, and pricing data.
  • Interacting with clients to serve as a security-level risk knowledge desk to provide outstanding customer service
  • Performing efficiency reviews of internal processes and recommending improvements.
  • Performing testing of in-house programs relevant to owned processes
  • Learning the intricacies and interconnectivities of Aladdin® end to end investment platform.
  • Envisioning, designing, and developing enhanced quality control models using machine learning and data science methodologies.
  • Close collaboration with market analytics and financial modeling groups to expand understanding of our models.
  • Sophisticated research into the risk profile of global investments that involves broad experience in Equities, Fixed Income, Derivatives, and
  • Alternatives, across the vast global investment marketplace.
  • Utilizing research skills, critical thinking and financial math to analyze macroeconomic and market trends to incorporate into improvement proposals to QC models and methodologies
  • Ability to operate in an agile environment and employ agile methodology principles, project management and process design
  • Daily support of a risk analytics trading process for BlackRock and BlackRock Solutions’ clients.

Job Requirements:

  • A “Student of the Markets” mentality: Intellectually curious with a passion for learning about the global financial markets and the investment management business.
  • You should have the interest and ability to work in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial working environment along with comfort in working closely with teammates on shared projects and objectives.
  • Proven grasp and comprehension of technical tools such as SQL, Python and Unix is helpful. PERL is a plus, but not required.
  • The applicant must possess and demonstrate an understanding of fixed income, equity, and derivative financial instruments.
  • Excellent communication skills are required to orchestrate working relationships with internal and external partners.
  • Have some flexibility regarding their work hours.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Computer Science, or Engineering is required. Non-target degrees will be considered if a solid understanding of global markets can be proven.
  • Experience or education related to agile methodologies is a bonus.

Job Details:

Company: BlackRock

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Seattle, WA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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